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Connecticut (CON) at Merrimack (MER)
Date: Friday, February 3, 2017
Conference Game
Attendance: 2549 (Sellout)
Start Time: 7:08 pm  End Time: 9:34 pm  Total Time: 2:26

Scoring by Period - CON 0-1-1-0=2; MER 0-2-0-0=2

1st Period
Scoring - None
Penalties - Mathieu Tibbet, MER (Tripping) 0:41; Philip Nyberg, CON (Holding) 5:03; Hampus Gustafsson, MER (Hooking) 5:24; Philip Nyberg, CON (Holding) 9:04; Alex Carle, MER (Tripping) 19:42

2nd Period
Scoring - 1, MER Hampus Gustafsson/11 (Brett Seney/13, Sami Tavernier/5) 6:43
2, MER Jared Kolquist/3 (Brett Seney/14, Sami Tavernier/6) 8:10 (PP)
3, CON David Drake/3 (Jesse Schwartz/4, Evan Richardson/14) 13:02
Penalties - Maxim Letunov, CON (Slashing) 6:43; Alex Carle, MER (Elbowing) 13:57

3rd Period
Scoring - 4, CON Joseph Masonius/2 (Tage Thompson/9, Spencer Naas/5) 19:27.8 (EA)
Penalties - Philip Nyberg, CON (Hooking) 4:38; Michael Babcock, MER (Holding) 4:38

Overtime
Scoring - None
Penalties - None

Connecticut Goaltending - Rob Nichols (64:03, 41 shots, 39 saves, 2 GA); Empty Net (0:57, 0 GA)

Merrimack Goaltending - Collin Delia (64:23, 38 shots, 36 saves, 2 GA); Empty Net (0:37, 0 GA)

Tie - Rob Nichols, CON (4-5-4). Tie - Collin Delia, MER (4-5-1).

Shots On Goal - CON 8-18-11-1=38; MER 8-11-15-7=41

Power Plays - CON 0 of 4; MER 1 of 3

Penalties - CON 4 (8 min); MER 5 (10 min)

New Records - Merrimack 10-13-4, Connecticut 10-10-7

Three Stars: 1. Jared Kolquist (Merrimack) 2. Joseph Masonius (Connecticut) 3. Hampus Gustafsson (Merrimack)

Referees: Peter Schlittenhardt, Kevin Keenan  Linesmen: Chris Aughe, Marc Sullivan